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POOR FREEDOM DOESN'T WORK BOTH WAYS
Dr. Charles Ferris is a dentist who lives in the Calumet district. He has
been telling a Milwaukee interviewer what is wrong up there.
According to him, the whole muss is directly due io Mover and the
"Two years ago the Calumet & Hecla people suggested that a union
"be formed and that every man in the mines join, offering to provide a mod
ern clubhouse with every known convenience and equipment The offer
was not accepted because the Western Federation insisted that any union
formed must affiliate with it."
Now, wasn't that awful, Mabel?
The workers actually wanted to fqrm their own union in their own
way, with no company strings to it. They wanted to be as free as the Calu
met & Hecla stockholders.
Because that didn't suit the exploiters, women and children are cold
and hungry, government has been surrendered into the hands of gunmen
and the copper country thrown into anarchy.
We hope that Dr. Ferris is a better dentist than he is an interpreter
INSECT NATIVES OF PANAMA
Here are a couple of natives of the Panama canal zone. They are bugs
from the collection of S. I. Lyons, one of the engineers of the big ditch. "I
have a couple of hundred specimens," said Lyons "but collections of over
a thousand are plentiful. If the door or window-screens are open after
night in Panama you have uninvited insect guests for supper. Beetles with
spread wings as big as the palm of your hand will fit in and light on the
butter or splash the coffee about. The bite of some of these 'Fly-by-nights'
Of the 55 species of oak in the
United States, the white oaks and
other Eastern species are the most
She Men are more conceited than
women. He Nonsense. Every man
at some time in his life has told some
woman that he wasn't worthy of her.